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Managing Fire Ants in Pastures

Unfortunately, fire ants have found a home in most of our southeastern pastures and in many of our lawns …

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From the Vine: Fall Weed Program

Labor Day has always been considered the last hurrah of Summer. Days are getting shorter, temperatures are getting cooler, …

From the Vine - Mosquitos

An evening planned sitting on the patio can be ruined by buzzing and biting mosquitos. The recent rains that …

Pesticide Disposal Event Nets Pounds

The Sampson County Extension Center in cooperation with North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services’ Pesticide Disposal Assistance …

Hessian Fly

Will Hessian Fly be an issue in wheat this year? They very well could be. A few weeks ago, …

Pesticides

Pesticide is a broad term when it comes to chemicals. Pesticides are broken down into many categories. For example, …

Recent Publications related to Pest Management

Figure 1. Crapemyrtle aphids.

Crapemyrtle Aphid

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of the crapemyrtle aphid, a common …

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Euonymus scale females have oystershell-shaped armor.

Euonymus Scale

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of euonymus scale, insect pests of …

Entomolphthora fungus causes seedcorn maggot flies

Fungus-Infected Seedcorn Maggot Flies

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of fungus-infected seedcorn maggot flies, an …

Twobanded Japanese weevil

Twobanded Japanese Weevil

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of the twobanded Japanese weevil, an …

Indian wax scales lay hundreds of eggs.

Indian Wax Scale Insect

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of Indian wax scale, a tiny …

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17. Organic Gardening

This organic gardening chapter from the Extension Gardener Handbook provides systematic approach to fertilization, soil, …

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Interveinal chlorosis in peach from atrazine spray drift.

Photosystem II – Triazine Herbicides

This factsheet describes the symptoms of a photosystem II (PS II) inhibitor herbicide injury.

Azalea lace bugs

Arthropod Pests of Rhododendron

This publication offers information on the various insect pests and their management in rhododendron.